Latest Docker publications

IBM partners with Linux in new mainframe push

Earlier this year, IBM launched the new z13 mainframe, its first in nearly three years. Bolstered by strong sales, the company is putting more of a focus on mainframes, partnering with Linux in a new strategy. This involves not only new hardware and software, but also open-sourcing IBM’s mainframe code to improve network and cloud integration…. Read More

DCHQ extends container deployment software into public cloud

DCHQ, a startup offering automation software for companies deploying applications in containers, has announced that it is now able to run across public clouds, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure, and not just on-premises data centres. The news follows the spring launch of an On-Premises model and accompanies a growing interest in containers… Read More

Containers create potential security minefield for the CISO

Richard Morrell discusses the need for a tighter security framework for the lifecycle of images at DockerHub… For a long time now I have written and spoken extensively about the need to look at security as a ‘building block’ in the architecture of new cloud projects. Twelve months ago I recorded a radio session with… Read More

How new technologies like Docker and PaaS are forcing changes to legacy IT organisations and processes

Bernard Golden, VP of Strategy at ActiveState, is speaking at Cloud Expo Europe on the incredible pressures that enterprise IT is under to get things done faster. Here he discusses the sea-change that Docker is bringing to Cloud provisioning… “It is very clear that the theme of the moment is the incredible pressure that enterprise… Read More

Docker announces first commercial product and range of orchestration tools

At the Docker user conference in Amsterdam yesterday, executives at the popular enterprise startup unveiled an array of new features to manage and run applications across its trendy container technology, released in open source in March last year. Docker provides an alternative to virtualisation technologies, automating the deployment of applications inside software containers on a… Read More